Search warrant yields guns, cash, large amount of cocaine in Salisbury

Search warrant yields guns, cash, large amount of cocaine in Salisbury
Erwin (Source: Salisbury Police)
Erwin (Source: Salisbury Police)
Wheeler (Source: Salisbury Police)
Wheeler (Source: Salisbury Police)

SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - A search warrant executed by Salisbury Police turned up quite a yield of cocaine and other items.

The SPD Narcotics Unit and Special Response Team conducted the search warrant at 714 N. Shaver Street as part of a narcotics investigation.

Investigators said that once the residence was secured, officers conducted a search of the house and recovered 387 grams of cocaine with a street value of $25,000, 10 grams of "grey death" heroin with a street value of $2000, 46 grams of marijuana with a street value of $200, and 3 handguns, of which 1 was reported stolen.

The residents, Christopher Lee Erwin and Domonick Laville Wheeler, were charged with trafficking heroin, trafficking cocaine, possession with Intent to sell and deliver marijuana, maintaining a dwelling for purpose of drug sells and continuing criminal enterprise.

In addition, Erwin was charged with possession of a firearm by felon.

Both suspects were taken before Rowan County magistrate where they were given bonds.  The bond for Erwin is $ 1.5 million and the bond for Wheeler was $750,000.

Both subjects have a first appearance set for Friday.

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